“French and American assistance has reached and is with us … we now have weapons and anti-aircraft missiles.” –Free Syrian Army general
TRIBUTO A LA REVOLUCION SANDINISTA (“Tribute to the Sandinista Revolution”) Happy 33rd, Nicaragua! Que viva Nicaragua libre y Sandinista! Written and performed by Silvio Rodriguez In Nicaragua another hot iron broke; In Nicaragua another hot iron broke; With which the Eagle used to brand the people. With which the Eagle used to brand the people.Continue reading “Video: Tribute to the Sandinista Revolution”
This is an anti-war song written by Jonathan Edwards. Sunshine was written in 1971 during the last years of the Vietnam War as a protest song. The conflict in Vietnam lasted from 1959 to 1975 (with the U.S joining in late 1964) and most of the soldiers who served were between the ages of 18Continue reading ““Sunshine” by Jonathan Edwards”
White King, Red Rubber, Black Death 1:49:34 The story of King Leopold II of Belgium’s brutal colonisation of central Africa, turning it into a vast rubber-harvesting labour camp in which millions died.